PDBe 5bjr

X-ray diffraction
2.6Å resolution

Crystal structure of the N-terminal RRM domain from MEC-8


Function and Biology Details

Biochemical function:
Biological process:
  • not assigned
Cellular component:
  • not assigned

Structure analysis Details

Assembly composition:
homo dimer (preferred)
Entry contents:
1 distinct polypeptide molecule
Mec-8 protein Chains: A, B
Molecule details ›
Chains: A, B
Length: 94 amino acids
Theoretical weight: 10.32 KDa
Source organism: Caenorhabditis elegans
Expression system: Escherichia coli BL21
  • Canonical: G5ECJ4 (Residues: 28-117; Coverage: 29%)
Gene names: CELE_F46A9.6, F46A9.6, mec-8
Sequence domains: RNA recognition motif. (a.k.a. RRM, RBD, or RNP domain)
Structure domains: Alpha-Beta Plaits

Ligands and Environments

1 bound ligand:

No modified residues

Experiments and Validation Details

Entry percentile scores
X-ray source: ESRF BEAMLINE ID23-2
Spacegroup: I222
Unit cell:
a: 52.59Å b: 96.42Å c: 109.99Å
α: 90° β: 90° γ: 90°
R R work R free
0.242 0.237 0.285
Expression system: Escherichia coli BL21